Get a Heads Up on Cycling Gear, Tips and Trends

Bikes keep rolling and so does the cycling industry; we’re talking mobile apps, the latest gear and worldwide organizations. Each of these can be a game changer for you, which is why we make a point to keep you up-to-date on everything cycling. Check out our current resources and see what’s up in the cycling world.


Strava GPS Tracker App

Garmin’s foray into the world of fitness. With this app service you can record your athletic activity, upload it to your desktop and compare and analyze your data. The mobile app is available for Android and Apple Smartphones, as well as Garmin GPS products. This service is available in a free and paid version.


Map My Ride GPS Tracker App

This fitness app is a great choice for any cyclist. It gives you the ability to map your routes, track your activity, log your meals and share your progress with friends. This app is available for Apple, Android and Blackberry smart phones. This service has a paid premium version and a free version.


TrailLink GPS Tracker App

This App’s all about the trails. When you download this app you have access to trails from anywhere you are, a personalized favorite trails list where you can log your experiences and downloadable maps that can be viewed offline. Additionally, you can add photos to your app to interact with fellow cyclists and hikers. This app is compatible with Android and Apple products. It’s free with optional in-app purchases.


Adventure Cycling Association

For more than 40 years the Adventure Cycling Association has been inspiring people to travel by bicycle. They are a nonprofit, membership based company that provides routes and maps, guided tours and a number of resources to help and teach cyclists.


Cycling Essentials

This is Cycling 101. In this article, we answer everyone’s first question when they venture into the world of cycling, “What gear do I need to start cycling? We walk you through the essential cycling gear so that you can spend less time researching and more time riding. It’s our way of welcoming you to your new hobby/addiction.